Books tagged: london stories

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A Childs War
By Richard Ballard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,400. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2009 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction
In the 1940 London blitz, George Ryland, a skilled engineer, and his wife Edna lose the style of life it took them years of struggle to obtain when they are bombed out of the house they own in a pleasant suburb. The nostalgic story of their small son Alex is set in the apparent calm of Oxford. Alex reacts with a mixture of hope and anxiety coloured by a selfpreserving humour ....
The Time Traveller, Smith
By JC McLaughlin
Price: Free! Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010. Category: Fiction
Max Smith, a clockmaker's assistant, is far from Edwardian London, in a world destroyed by war - 100 years in his future! Held captive by the despicable Beau Riche, King of London, Max is caught up in the world-conquering machinations of Ben Landon, Envoy of the Protestant-Moslem Republic of Texas. Armed with the mysterious Eye of Time he must decide whether to save the world... or destroy it!
They Came, They Saw, They Took the Tinfoil
By M T McGuire
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction
Gerry wakes up in in a bath full of cold water in her interview suit and best shoes. How did she get there? How did she sleep and why is there nothing aluminium left in the flat? Her flatmate Jane wants a shower, her other flatmate, Nina, is looking for her saucepans but Gerry... she just wants answers. British English, a bit of light swearing U/PG
Cybertours: Walking Fleet Street, London
By David Shaw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
The simple idea behind CyberTours is using Google imagery to look at an area and this guide to make the visit more interesting. This time we're visiting Fleet Street. Find out how Benjamin Franklin and King George III had an argument about electricity, why wedding cakes are the shape they are and where Tudor England's silicon valley was.
The Boltons of The Little Boltons
By Robert Philip Bolton
You set the price! Words: 53,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
A charming memoir of the few months the New Zealand author and his wife spent working together as servants for a wealthy old couple in their large home of faded glory in The Little Boltons, London.
Dollar Dreadfuls a prequel
By Chris Roberts
Price: Free! Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Prequel to the Dollar Dreadful series of London focused folklore, ghost and horror stories. This collection gives a background to the series and is packed with scary London facts, legends and trivia.